Morgan City man arrested on drug court charge

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests:

—James Robert Newman, 51, of Leona Street in Morgan City, was arrested at 11:21 a.m. Thursday on a warrant for failure to comply with the drug court program on the charges of disturbing the peace intoxicated and simple battery. A deputy located Newman at his residence on the warrant. He was taken to the parish jail and held. His bail is set at $100,000.

—Christopher Comille Adams, 38, of Sixth Street in Morgan City, was arrested at 12:21 p.m. Thursday on two warrants for criminal neglect of family. A deputy located Adams on Pecan Street in Morgan City. He was taken to the parish jail and held. His bail is set at $12,548.68.

—Warren Collins Jr., 72, of Joseph Street in Amelia, was arrested at 3:16 p.m. Thursday on a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of hit and run. Warren was located at the sheriff’s office in Franklin. He was taken to the parish jail and held. He was released on $2,000 bail.

—Chantell Rock, 22, of Mercury Road in Bayou Vista, was arrested at 7:06 p.m. Thursday on a warrant from the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office for failure to appear on the charge of speeding. A deputy was called to assist the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office with a traffic stop. Upon arrival, the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy made contact with Rock and learned of the warrant for her arrest. She was taken to the parish jail and held. She was released on $1,000 bail.

Morgan City Assistant Police Chief Glenn Blanco reported the following arrests:

—Michael Forristal, 40, of Railroad Avenue in Morgan City, was arrested at 3:41 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant for probation violation.

He was taken to jail and held. No bail has been set.

Berwick Police Chief James Richard reported no arrests.

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